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Oct 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc. Announces Plans to Rebrand Under Indivior PLC Following Demerger

 Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc. (RBP) today announced its UK-based parent company, Reckitt Benckiser Group plc (RB), expects the...

May 27, 2014, 09:00 ET

RB Employees Ride to Help Save the Children

Save the Children, the world's top independent charity for children, is excited to partner with RB, maker of Mucinex®, MegaRed® and...

May 21, 2014, 08:48 ET
Lysol(R) No Mess Max(TM) Automatic Toilet Bowl Cleaner (PRNewsFoto/Reckitt Benckiser)

"You're Doing What... Where?": Survey Reveals That Americans Are Maximizing The Time They Spend In The Bathroom

 Okay, time to confess: How much time do you really spend in the bathroom each day? And are you multitasking? If you frequently find yourself...

May 19, 2014, 08:00 ET

Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc. Enters Into Agreement to Develop and Market First Naloxone Nasal Treatment for Opioid Overdose

 Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc. (RBP) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement with AntiOp, Inc. to co-develop a...

May 15, 2014, 08:00 ET

Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals and XenoPort Enter Into Global Licensing Agreement for Arbaclofen Placarbil

 Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc. and XenoPort, Inc. (NASDAQ: XNPT) announced today that they have entered into a license agreement...

Apr 22, 2014, 11:06 ET

RB Sustainability Report 2013

RB's 2013 Sustainability Report, Enabling Healthier Lives, published today, reveals that the company has achieved a nine percent reduction in...

Apr 14, 2014, 07:00 ET
Reckitt Benckiser's Air Wick. (PRNewsFoto/Reckitt Benckiser)

Air Wick® Introduces New Spring National Park Collection

 Reckitt Benckiser's Air Wick® brand continues its partnership with the National Park Foundation with the return of its limited edition...

Mar 06, 2014, 07:00 ET
Reckitt Benckiser's Air Wick. (PRNewsFoto/Reckitt Benckiser)

Air Wick® Partners With Beloved Brands On Familiar Favorites™ Collection

Reckitt Benckiser's Air Wick® brand is introducing a first of its kind Familiar Favorites™ Collection, because some things are just meant...

Feb 12, 2014, 08:30 ET

New FINISH® Power & Free™ Dishwasher Products Utilize Hydrogen Peroxide Action To Clean With Less Harsh Chemicals

 Today, FINISH®, a RB brand, announces a new approach to dishwashing with the launch of FINISH® Power & Free™, a new line...

Feb 05, 2014, 07:00 ET

New MegaRed krill oil supplement helps Canadians get essential omega-3 fatty acids for a healthy lifestyle

MegaRed and the Heart and Stroke Foundation are working together to improve the health of Canadians TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Reckitt...

Oct 22, 2013, 14:00 ET

RB Expanding Ingredient Transparency in the U.S.

Reckitt Benckiser U.S. (RB) is the first major U.S. consumer products company to expand its ingredient disclosure program to include the 26...

Oct 01, 2013, 09:00 ET

Dos marcas de RB para el cuidado personal ganan premios Best of Beauty de Allure

 RB se enorgullece en anunciar que dos de las marcas de su cartera de cuidado personal, Clearasil® y Veet®, ganaron premios Best of...

Oct 01, 2013, 09:00 ET

Two RB Personal Care Brands Win Allure Best of Beauty Awards

 RB is proud to announce Allure Best of Beauty wins for two of the brands in their personal care portfolio—Clearasil® and...

Sep 16, 2013, 10:55 ET

RB joins Dow Jones Sustainability Europe Index (DJSI Europe) and is recognised with CDP leadership position

 Following the first full year of implementation for RB's sustainability strategy, betterbusiness, the company announced today that it was...

Sep 10, 2013, 08:30 ET

Michael "The Situation" Sorrentino Partners With Community Ambassadors to Show the Reality of Opioid Prescription Painkiller Addiction and Motivate Americans Battling the Disease to "Reset Reality"

Michael "The Situation" Sorrentino today helped launch a new public health initiative titled "Reset Reality" designed to increase knowledge and...

Sep 05, 2013, 08:30 ET

LYSOL® Joins National Education Association (NEA) And National PTA To Launch Healthy Habits Program And First-ever Healthy Habits Week

Every year, the common cold results in 22 million lost days of school for students,[1] as a result of the 2.2 million cases of the common cold that...

Aug 27, 2013, 09:04 ET

Reckitt Benckiser (RB) and Save the Children Embark on 'Global Challenge' to Help Eradicate Child Deaths

 RB – a global consumer goods leader in health, hygiene and home whose portfolio includes Clearasil®, Mucinex®, Lysol® and...

Aug 01, 2013, 09:25 ET

Reckitt Benckiser Appoints New President of North America

Reckitt Benckiser (RB), a global consumer goods leader in health, hygiene and home whose portfolio includes iconic brands such as Clearasil®,...

Jun 17, 2013, 09:00 ET

Reckitt Benckiser and Save the Children unite to help stop children under five dying from diarrhea

 Reckitt Benckiser (RB) – a global consumer goods leader in health, hygiene and home whose portfolio includes iconic brands such as...

Jun 11, 2013, 08:00 ET

U.S. Public and Doctors'* Misperceptions Revealed in National Survey Demonstrate Urgent Need for Increased Opioid Dependence Awareness

 Despite the growing population of individuals living with opioid dependence (addiction) and significant media coverage about this U.S....